Green technology / Guides

Saving Energy in Swimming Pools and Hot Tubs - Our Top Tips to Save Money
Natural swimming pools and ponds

Top tips for energy efficient swimming pools - reduce pool cleaning & running costs

...Green Building Guides . Useful online Pool and Hot tub energy calculators are here All about Solar Thermal Water Heaters Future-proof Building Techniques for a Changing Climate Alternatives to Grass in Backyards, Eco-Friendly, Bee-friendly Find more about green home construction and reap t...

Wind farm
Wind power

Storing power from wind farms energy. ”We have a lot of energy from the windmills and sometimes it just gets lost because there isn't enough demand for the electricity", said a spokeswoman for Belgium's North Sea minister Johan Vande Lanotte to Reuters . The project is expected to take between 5 and 7 years to complete, though cost estima...

Epiphany 0nE Puck
Renewable energy

A 'Stirling' idea for charging your cell phone

The idea behind the Epiphany onE Puck is simple: use a Stirling engine powered by heat disparities (a hot or cold drink, a candle, ice, etc.) to fully charge your cell phone. Invented in the early 1800s, Stirling engines are far from new. However, with new materials and modern electronics they are now being put to use...

Smart Homes, Technology & UV can Help Reduce COVID-19
Cleaning and maintenance

Keep homes cleaner & safer with smart home features & UV light home construction in the Ecohome Green Building Guide pages - also, learn more about the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Membership here .